Prescriber Checkup | Top Surgery Prescribers in South Carolina

Prescriber Checkup

The Doctors and Drugs in Medicare Part D

Top Surgery Prescribers in South Carolina

Top Prescribers

Providers are grouped by the primary specialty they listed when applying for a national health ID number. This doesn’t necessarily mean the person has special training or certification. Specialty is self-reported by providers and may have changed. Patients and claims shown are for Medicare Part D only.

Prescriber Claims Filled Total Cost Medicare Part D Patients Claims for Brand Name Drugs Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
MICHAEL PALUZZI M.D.

Surgery

1,217

$55.3K

552
486 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

TERRY NORTON MD

Surgery

1,037

$26.6K

325
245 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

JUSTIN ROMAN M.D.

Surgery

783

$72.1K

165
142 are 65+

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

VINH TRANG M.D.

Surgery

700

$76.4K

279
240 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$109
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

WESLEY JONES M.D.

Surgery

685

$71K

90
49 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$104
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

DENISE CARNEIRO-PLA MD

Surgery

639

$15.9K

118
86 are 65+

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$25
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

EDWARD GILL MD

Surgery

628

$30.4K

383
330 are 65+

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

DION FRANGA MD

Surgery

609

$22.1K

202
166 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

ERIC YOUNG M.D.

Surgery

603

$10.8K

174
123 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

MARC ANTONETTI MD

Surgery

589

$38K

114
65 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

J. HAWK M.D.

Surgery

586

$18K

163
148 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

SCOTT TABER M.D. F.A.C.S.

Surgery

586

$15.2K

238
172 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

KEITH PLAYER MD

Surgery

560

$13.7K

185
131 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

JOHN SCOTT MD

Surgery

552

$17.9K

121
57 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

CARLOS MONTENEGRO MD

Surgery

551

$16.5K

238
174 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

MICHAEL HILL MD

Surgery

544

$22.3K

200
147 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

MAMDOUH MIJALLI MD

Surgery

544

$7,961

178
114 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

ROBERT COCHRAN MD

Surgery

538

$10.7K

203
158 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$20
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

PARAKKAT GOPALAKRISHNAN MD

Surgery

537

$18.3K

171
128 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

JAMES MAHANES M.D.

Surgery

536

$15.7K

129
110 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

WAYNE FREI MD

Surgery

516

$10.5K

246
186 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$20
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

JONATHAN LOKEY M.D.

Surgery

510

$26.9K

135
112 are 65+

75%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

DAVID ANDERSON MD

Surgery

508

$10.8K

181
114 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

EDWARD RAPP MD

Surgery

502

$9,720

119
57 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$19
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

ARTHUR COOLER MD

Surgery

492

$16.3K

140
100 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 10%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $45

Sources

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; National Technical Information Service; First Databank